April 2019 Events

​​Tuesdays, April 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30, 6:00 - 7:00 pm: Gentle Yoga Flow with Kyla. Ongoing class for registered participants only.

Thursdays, April 4, 11, 18 & 25, 6–8 pm: Tech Assist.  We will be available to assist with basic computer questions and trouble shoot Microsoft and Google issues.

Saturday, April 6, 10:30 am - 1:00 pm: Open Studio. Come decorate eggs and make cards with Jackie!

Tuesday, April 16, 3–4 pm: Fiber Arts.  
Do you have a fiber arts project you are working on? Come and stitch with us on the third Tuesday of every month.

Wednesday, April 17, 7:00-8:00 pm: Library Board Meeting. All are welcome!

Thursday, April 18, 6:30 - 8:00 pm: 

How to Protect your Estate: Free Estate Planning Workshop: This workshop answers the basic questions about estate planning documents, such as wills, powers of attorney and trusts. What is a power of attorney and do I need one? How can I protect my stuff from creditors and predators? Divorce? Remarriage after I’m gone? Do I have to give my assets away to protect them? Attendees learn what it takes to make an estate plan that will not fail. Register online (or contact the library): https://penbaylaw.com/event_calendar_workshops/

Saturdays, 10:30 am: Storytime​ for children of any age!

Library Services


Tue:   12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Wed:   3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Thur: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

       &  6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Sat:   10:00 am - 1:00 pm

 ~Please complete a brief survey to help us continue to improve our library and earn

a free book from our sale table as a thank you! ~

Volunteer Staff

The Appleton Library relies on regular volunteer staff to ensure we are open twenty-one hours a week, including two evenings.  Without the support of our committed volunteers, this vital community resource could not continue. 

Please consider volunteering for a shift or portion of a shift.  Ask our staff or give us a call at 207-785-5656.

The Appleton Library proudly offers a large variety of books, movies, audiobooks, and reference materials for Adults, Juniors, and Young Children.  

*New* - request Interlibrary Loan online!

We offer:

Book Sales
Peruse our ongoing Book Sale tables.  Our selection is ever changing.  Prices for the new and gently used books are: $2-hard cover, $1-paperback, and 50¢ for small books. This remains our most frequent and consistent fundraising event.
Please consider donating new books or gently used books to our collection and Book Sales table.  Drop off your donation at our Circulation Desk.  We will provide a donation receipt upon request.

Our Mission
The Mildred Stevens Williams Memorial Library provides free library services for all members of our community, offering print and non-print materials, computer access, literary programs for children and adults, and facilities for educational, charitable, cultural and artistic endeavors thereby encouraging a love of reading and learning for all.

Mildred Stevens Williams

Memorial Library

2916 Sennebec Road 

Appleton, ME  04862     


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The Appleton Library is primarily financed by contributions, grants, and special events, with some funding from the Town of Appleton. Please consider donating to Appleton Library, a 501(c)3 entity, All donations are tax deductible.

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2916 Sennebec Road, Appleton, Maine  04862       207-785-5656

News & Events

  • Free access to Ancestry.com
  • Collection of 10,000+ items
  • Maine Collection
  • Camden Conference Collections
  • InterLibrary Loan (ILL)
  • Growing collection of periodicals
  • Children’s story hour
  • Summer reading program
  • DVDs, CDS and VHS tapes
  • Audiobooks
  • eBook & Audio Download
  • Activity Packs
  • American Girl doll and accessories
  • Telescope
  • Kindle
  • Public Computers, printer and copier
  • Seed catalogue
  • Appliance Electricity Monitors
  • Community Meeting Room for events
  • Community & Children’s Gardens
  • Community Jigsaw puzzle

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